Category Archives: Search Engine Roundtable

Google Says Spain Forcing Them To Shut Down Google News

Last night, Google announced that in response to the new Spanish law, Google will have to shut down Google News within Spain. Spain's new law forces Google to pay a fee for showing snippets of news results in Google News...

Google AdWords Adds Custom Columns

Google announced on Google+ that they've enabled a way for advertisers to customize the columns they want to see in their reports. Google said they are "introducing custom columns to AdWords reporting...

Google Speeds Up Mobile Search By 100-150 Milliseconds

Google's speed guru, Ilya Grigorik, announced on Google+ that they've made Google mobile search a bit faster...

Google Lightbox Ads Now Work On Mobile

Google announced they have enabled their lightbox ads to work across all screen sizes, from desktop, to tablet, to mobile phones. The new Lightbox ads are now available for all AdWords advertisers globally and work across all devices...

Google App Indexing: 15% Of Android Searches Return Deep Links

Google posted on several blogs yesterday an update on app indexing which includes how tos and some stats. Here are two interesting stats: (1) For signed-in users, 15% of Google searches on Android now return deep links to apps through App Indexing...

Google Mobile Friendly Label Goes International

It looks like Google is now rolling out the mobile friendly labels globally and in all languages...